Venue

Address: BEL Building
Avenue du Port 86c/3002
1000 Brussels

The event takes place at the prestigious BEL Building, home of Brussels Environment service.

The building is a passive house design with photovoltaic panels a ventilation system and a heat pump for heating and cooling.

How to get there

We encourage you to use bicycles, public transport or your feet.

Public Transport

TRAIN

From Gare du Nord, you can reach the BEL by walking 15 minutes, cycling 5 minutes or by using bus n°14/15/57 (Bus stop : “Armateurs/Steamers)

METRO

Lines:

  • 2 & 6 – Station: Yser et Ribaucourt (12 minutes walk)
  • 6 – Station Belgica en Pannenhuis

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TRAM

Lines: 51 – Stop: Sainctelette (20-minute walk)
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BUS – STIB

  • Lines: 14, 15, 89 – Stop: Picard
  • Lines: 14, 15, 57, 88 – Stop: Armateurs

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BUS – DE LIJN:

De Lijn timetables

  • Lines: 129, 620 – Stop Ribaucourt
  • Lines: 213, 214, 230, 231, 232, 233, 240, 241, 242, 243, 245, 246, 250, 251, 260 Stop: Molenbeek St Jean – Ribaucourt

Parking

However, if the use of cars is essential for certain events or guests, you can reserve parking spaces (subject to availability)
Parking spaces for your event can be rented on the Tour & Taxis site (€5 per vehicle excluding VAT, minimum 30 places).

The parking charge includes a charge of €0.41 per vehicle plus VAT which will be used to offset CO2 emissions in partnership with CO2logic.
There are two car parks near Tour & Taxis :

  •     Parking up-site (right next to Tour & Taxis, 500 metres away) – Quai de Willebroeck 35 – 1000 Brussels
  •     Parking WTC (near the Gare du Nord) – Boulevard Simon Bolivar – 1000 Brussels

Since recently there is an underground parking for visitors (not for events) on the site Tour & Taxis :http://www.tour-taxis.com/fr/parking

Bicycle

The BEL is easily accessible by bike starting with the Regional Cyclable Routes (ICRs) along the Canal and also with pedestrian/bike access from the subway station Belgica and Pannenhuis or the Bockstael bridge, trough the parc “Thurn & Taxis”.

There are several tools to help you work out your routecycling. The map of Brussels Region indicates , bike paths, bike parks, sale and repair points, street gradients, etc.

Bicycle parking is also available on the Tour & Taxis site right in front of the BEL entrance.

“Villo” station (shared bikes) : Rue Picard, 3